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PAWS speaker urges students to act against puppy mills

PAWS speaker urges students to act against puppy mills

Isabel Gisser, RubicOnline Editor

February 25, 2018

Wendy Pilot, a representative of the Humane Society of the United States, spoke to students about puppy mills.

PAWS hosts bake sale in honor of national hug a bear day

PAWS hosts bake sale in honor of national hug a bear day

Annie Bottern, RubicOnline Editor

November 10, 2017

PAWS hosted a bake sale on Nov. 9-10 in honor of national hug a bear day.

PAWS continues threatened species awareness with “manatee month”

PAWS continues threatened species awareness with “manatee month”

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

November 9, 2017

The student group People for Animal Welfare selected manatees as their feature species for November, raising awareness for this threatened mammal.

PAWS celebrates national animal months, encourages awareness

PAWS celebrates national animal months, encourages awareness

Ellie Findell, RubicOnline Production Manager

October 30, 2017

The student club PAWS is using animal themed months, poster announcements and trivia to bring more awareness to a variety of animals.

New students check out what Thursdays have to offer at Clubs Fair

New students check out what Thursdays have to offer at Clubs Fair

Lauren Boettcher, Social Media Manager

September 16, 2016

The clubs fair is put on in the gymnasium every year and is an opportunity for freshman to try student groups.

People for Animal Welfare and Safety holds bake sale for Heifer International

People for Animal Welfare and Safety holds bake sale for Heifer International

Nina Zietlow, Feature Editor

February 20, 2015

The revenue from the bake sale that People for Animal Welfare and Safety held from Feb. 19-20 during lunch periods will be donated to the charity Heifer International.

Underclassmen animal lovers reconsider PAWS

Underclassmen animal lovers reconsider PAWS

Amodhya Samarakoon, Staff Writer

October 29, 2013

Many of the animal-loving members of this year’s freshmen class were stirred up after discovering that the student interest group People for Animal Welfare had disbanded mid-last year, but they are passionate about bringing it back. The group PAWS faded around mid-last year, about three years after...